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Records: 32
12

DAMAGING OF ELECTION MATERIALS

Date: 2021-09-30
District: Poti
Incident Category: Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-30 In Poti, in the Nabadi territorial unit, the posters of the Third Force-Strategy Builder were damaged. The party says that when they approached law enforcement agencies last year, they received the answer that they themselves should guard and protect their party posters. ...

PARTICIPATION OF CLERGY IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-29
District: Georgia
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-29 Similar to previous elections, facts of high-ranking clergy’s presence at the pre-election campaign and candidate nomination events of the ruling party are observed all over Georgia. ...

DAMAGE TO AGITATION MATERIAL

Date: 2021-09-29
District: Abasha
Incident Category: Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-29 In Abasha, according to the local leader of the Lelo party, the Georgian Dream posted posters of its own mayoral candidate over Lelo’s campaign material near polling station #21. ...

DAMAGE TO AGITATION MATERIAL

Date: 2021-09-29
District: Mtatsminda
Incident Category: Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-29 In Didube and Mtatsminda, posters of mayoral candidate of For People party Ana Dolidze are damaged. ...

DAMAGE TO AGITATION MATERIAL

Date: 2021-09-29
District: Didube
Incident Category: Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-29 In Didube and Mtatsminda, posters of mayoral candidate of For People party Ana Dolidze are damaged. ...

DAMAGE TO AGITATION MATERIAL

Date: 2021-09-29
District: Qareli
Incident Category: Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-29 After the incident in Kareli, when the journalists of Mtavari TV were physically confronted in the office of the Georgian Dream party, the posters of Georgian Dream mayoral candidate were damaged in the village of Ruisi, Kareli Municipality. According to the locals, Zaza Guliashvili`s candidacy is unacceptable to them. Ruisi resident Gela Gasitashvili took down Guliashvili`s posters in front of the cameras. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Poti
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 Tamar Gugushvili, a senior specialist of the second category of the material and technical support department of the Poti Sakrebulo, shared the address of the Georgian Dream Poti mayoral candidate Beka Vacharadze to students on the social network on August 30, during working hours. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Poti
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 On 30 August, Salome Sordia, Assistant PR Specialist of the Poti Sakrebulo Office, during working hours shared post of Beka Vacharadze, Georgian Dream Poti mayoral candidate, congratulating students. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Poti
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 Facebook page of the administrative unit Kundzuli of Poti municipality posted a video, where Sandro Kushashvili, the former representative of the mayor in this unit and currently the majoritarian candidate of the ruling party, mentions that they started meetings with the population together with the mayoral candidate, to study the problems on the ground. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Chokhatauri
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 On 27 August, in the village of Sachamiaseri-Zemokheti-Kvemokheti of Chokhatauri Municipality, nomination of Georgian Dream Chokhatauri mayoral candidate was attended by the Secretary of Sachamiaseri # 62/24 PEC Zeinab Beria. She is a member appointed by the DEC. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Chokhatauri
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 The same meeting held on 23 August was attended by the Chairman of PEC # 62/03 Meri Siradze. She is a member appointed by the DEC. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Chokhatauri
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 On 23 August, Ivane Kekelidze, Assistant to the Mayor of Chokhatauri in Ianeuli administrative unit attended a meeting of Georgian Dream with population and presentation of GD mayoral candidate in the villages of Bukistsikhe and Ianeuli of Chokhatauri Municipality. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Kutaisi
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28
ISFED found out that Kutaisi Deputy Mayor Iuza Ugulava is forcing the heads and employees of the administrative units to engage in the pre-election campaign, including during working hours. Employees are tasked with scheduling election meetings for the ruling party and its candidates and also distributing photos depicting the mobilization of voters via the internal communication chat; otherwise, they are threatened with dismissal.

Iuza Ugulava ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Ozurgeti
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 On 20 September, in the village of Mtisdziri, Tamriko Vanadze, a member of the PEC # 38 of the same village, who is appointed by the DEC, attended a meeting with voters of the Georgian Dream mayoral candidate Avtandil Talakvadze. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Dmanisi
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 On 28 August, Valekh Aliev, a member of #26 Kizilajlo PEC appointed on a professional basis, attended a pre-election meeting with mayoral candidate Koba Muradashvili. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Dmanisi
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 Arif Suleimanov, Deputy Mayor of Dmanisi Municipality, participated in the pre-election meeting of Koba Muradashvili, Georgian Dream mayoral candidate in Dmanisi. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Poti
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28
On 27 August, in Poti, presentation of Georgian Dream mayoral candidate Beka Vacharadze was held in the yard of the State Hydrographic Service of Georgia. The presentation started at 14:00 during the working hours and was attended by the staff of the Mayor’s Office as well as Sakrebulo and the persons employed in the legal entities of the Mayor’s Office.
ISFED observer was not allowed to attend the event.
...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Mtkheta
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 Dimitri Zurabishvili, the Georgian Dream mayoral candidate, Tea Tsulukiani, the Minister of Culture and Sports, and Dimitri Khundadze, a member of the parliamentary majority, met with the population on 21 September. The meeting was attended by the chairperson of PEC #6 - a member appointed by the DEC. ...

PARTICIPATION OF UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS IN THE PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-09-28
District: Tbilisi
Incident Category: Other, Campaigning by unauthorized persons

2021-09-28 According to the information provided by Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia, on 12 September, 2020, a member of the Central Election Commission - Davit Kirtadze participated in the pre-election campaigning, which is an action prohibited by the Election Code. ...

PRESUMABLY POLITICALLY MOTIVATED PRESSURE / THREATS / OBSTRUCTION

Date: 2021-09-26
District: Khelvachauri
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening, Other, Damaging campaign materials

2021-09-26
On 28 August, an advertising banner of Mikheil Bolkvadze, UNM mayoral candidate, installed near the sports school in Khelvachauri, was stolen. ISFED representative contacted Mikheil Bolkvadze. Bolkvadze told ISFED that the banner was close to the Georgian Dream headquarters, and Georgian Dream supporters had warned him not to install the banner in this area.

Bolkvadze has already appealed to the police with a request to launch an investigation....